Why I take the subway: This is what NYC traffic congestion looks like, charted by the GPS units built into cabs. The real surprise is that average travel speeds remain a crushingly slow 7mph (11km/h), even when everybody's at work. [NYT]
NYC's Depressingly Congested Traffic, Mapped By Taxicab GPS
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